New York Exam Pending
New York City has tentatively scheduled an examination for the position of fireman to be held in December 1958. At present there are over 700 vacancies in the authorized strength of the New York Fire Department.
During the past several months nearly 700 firemen have retired and it is expected this figure will exceed 1,000 by the end of the year. The current civil service list contains approximately 1,500 names.